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Meyer

 [mi´er]
Adolf (1866–1950). Swiss-born psychiatrist in the United States who directed the development of the Henry Phipps Psychiatric Clinic at Johns Hopkins University. His major contributions include propounding the theory of psychobiology, standardizing case histories, and reforming mental health institutions (which were called “insane asylums” at that time).

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Adolf, U.S. psychiatrist, 1866-1950. See: Meyer-Archambault loop.

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Edmund V., German laryngologist, 1864-1931. See: Meyer cartilages.

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Georg H., Swiss anatomist, 1815-1892. See: Meyer line, Meyer sinus.

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Hans H., German pharmacologist, 1853-1939. See: Meyer-Overton rule, Meyer-Overton theory of narcosis.

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Willy, U.S. surgeon, 1858-1932. See: Meyer reagent.

Meyer, Adolf

[mi′er]
Etymology: 1866-1950
Swiss-born psychiatrist in the United States who directed the development of the Henry Phipps Psychiatric Clinic at Johns Hopkins University. His major contributions include propounding the theory of psychobiology, standardizing case histories, and reforming mental health institutions (which were called "insane asylums" at that time).
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It was while he was on his way to keep this appointment, a fortnight after his first interview with Adolf, that the young student waylaid him with the evening paper.
Something should have warned Adolf that the moment was not well chosen.
Zere are here,' continued Adolf, unseeing, 'some beyond-gombarison hard vords vich I do nod onderstand.
I have--ah--unfortunately been compelled to dismiss Adolf,' said Mr Blatherwick.
Why, I've been giving Adolf English lessons nearly every day lately.
A MEDAL presented by Adolf Hitler and a diving suit used during the building of the Titanic went under the hammer in Liverpool yesterday.
A FILM company is looking for a young Adolf Hitler look-alike for filming in Liverpool, writes BARRIE MILLS.
HITLER'S mother passed on her obsession with cleanliness to Adolf, who thought our mums were sluts.
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WW2 veterans in Almaty, angry over the journal Anyz adam's April issue about Adolf Hitler, have burned the journal, accusing the editor of glorifying the Nazi leader.
ADOLF Hitler's lover may have been of Jewish descent, according to DNA analysis conducted for a TV documentary.